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by The University of Manchester Centre for Atmospheric Science
The Barometer

The Barometer team at the University of Manchester's 2019 Community Festival

Description

Joshi, Emma and Simon tackle the atmospheric science questions posed by visitors to this year's University of Manchester Community Festival (recorded 15th June).

0:00-0:25 Welcome

0:25-1:12 How do clouds move?

1:12-2:03 How does it rain?

2:03-2:39 How does water enter the sky?

2:39-3:30 How is snow created?

3:30-5:19 How does lightning form?

5:19-6:39 Why is it cold in the British summer?

6:39-7:25 Why can't the British summer be warm?

7:25-9:03 Why does continental Europe get a nicer summer than England?

9:03-10:56 How bad are diesel cars?

10:56-13:01 Is global warming over-rated?

13:01-14:34 Are we already at runaway climate change?

14:34-17:06 What will the climate be like over the next 10,000 years?

Details

Episode 52

by The University of Manchester Centre for Atmospheric Science